Perioperative drug hypersensitivity reactions

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Drug’s hypersensitivity reactions occurring during perioperative period are potentially life-threatening clinical conditions and require a different approach. This review covers current understanding of epidemiology and clinical sings of drug’s hypersensitivity reactions occurring during perioperative period. It focuses on reducing the risk of anaphylaxis during anesthesia.

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D G Zhukova

Central clinical hospital of the Russian Academy of sciences

Moscow, Russia

E S Fedenko

Institute of Immunology

Moscow, Russia

A A Yudin

Central clinical hospital of the Russian Academy of sciences

Moscow, Russia

E A Tsyvkina

Central clinical hospital of the Russian Academy of sciences

Moscow, Russia


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